Districts of Belarus

Last updated
Regions and districts of Belarus. Belarus.geohive.png
Regions and districts of Belarus.

Districts of Belarus (raion) are second-level administrative territorial entities of Belarus.

Contents

In Belarus, raions (Russian : район; Belarusian : раён, rajon [1] ) are administrative territorial entities subordinated to oblasts.

List

English nameBelarusian nameRussian nameRegionSeat
Baranavichy District Баранавіцкі раёнБарановичский районBrest Baranavichy
Brest District Брэсцкі раёнБрестский районBrest Brest
Byaroza District Бярозаўскі раёнБерёзовский районBrest Byaroza
Drahichyn District Драгічынскі раёнДрогичинский районBrest Drahichyn
Hantsavichy District Ганцавіцкі раёнГанцевичский районBrest Hantsavichy
Ivanava District Іванаўскі раёнИвановский районBrest Ivanava
Ivatsevichy District Івацэвіцкі раёнИвацевичский районBrest Ivatsevichy
Kamenets District Камянецкі раёнКаменецкий районBrest Kamyenyets
Kobryn District Кобрынскі раёнКобринский районBrest Kobryn
Luninets District Лунінецкі раёнЛунинецкий районBrest Luninets
Lyakhavichy District Ляхавіцкі раёнЛяховичский районBrest Lyakhavichy
Malaryta District Маларыцкі раёнМалоритский районBrest Malaryta
Pinsk District Пінскі раёнПинский районBrest Pinsk
Pruzhany District Пружанскі раёнПружанский районBrest Pruzhany
Stolin District Столінскі раёнСтолинский районBrest Stolin
Zhabinka District Жабінкаўскі раёнЖабинковский районBrest Zhabinka
Akciabrski District Акцябрскі раёнОктябрьский районGomel Akciabrski
Brahin District Брагінскі раёнБрагинский районGomel Brahin
Buda-Kashalyowa District Буда-Кашалёўскі раёнБуда-Кошелёвский районGomel Buda-Kašaliova
Chachersk District Чачэрскі раёнЧечерский районGomel Čačersk
Dobruš District Добрушскі раёнДобрушский районGomel Dobrush
Gomel District Гомельскі раёнГомельский районGomel Gomel
Jeĺsk District Ельскі раёнЕльский районGomel Yelsk
Kalinkavichy District Калінкавіцкі раёнКалинковичский районGomel Kalinkavichy
Karma District Кармянскі раёнКормянский районGomel Karma
Khoiniki District Хойніцкі раёнХойникский районGomel Khoiniki
Loyew District Лоеўскі раёнЛоевский районGomel Loyew
Lyelchytsy District Лельчыцкі раёнЛельчицкий районGomel Lyelchytsy
Mazyr District Мазырскі раёнМозырский районGomel Mazyr
Naroulia District Нараўлянскі раёнНаровлянский районGomel Naroulia
Pietrykaŭ District Петрыкаўскі раёнПетриковский районGomel Pietrykaw
Rahačoŭ District Рагачоўскі раёнРогачёвский районGomel Rahachow
Rečyca District Рэчыцкі раёнРе́чицкий райо́нGomel Rechytsa
Svietlahorsk District Светлагорскі раёнСветлогорский районGomel Svietlahorsk
Vietka District Веткаўскі раёнВетковский районGomel Vietka
Žlobin District Жлобінскі раёнЖлобинский районGomel Zhlobin
Žytkavičy District Жыткавіцкі раёнЖитковичский районGomel Zhytkavichy
Ashmyany District Ашмянскі раёнОшмя́нский райо́нGrodno Ashmyany
Astravyets District Астравецкі раёнОстровецкий районGrodno Astravyets
Byerastavitsa District Бераставіцкі раёнБерестовицкий районGrodno Vyalikaya Byerastavitsa
Dzyatlava District Дзятлаўскі раёнДятловский районGrodno Dzyatlava
Hrodna District Гродзенскі раёнГродненский районGrodno Grodno
Iwye District Іўеўскі раёнИвьевский районGrodno Ilwye
Karelichy District Карэліцкі раёнКореличский районGrodno Karelichy
Lida District Лідскі раёнЛидский районGrodno Lida
Masty District Мастоўскі раёнМостовский районGrodno Masty
Navahrudak District Навагрудскі раёнНовогрудский районGrodno Navahrudak
Shchuchyn District Шчучынскі раёнЩучинский районGrodno Shchuchyn
Slonim District Слонімскі раёнСлонимский районGrodno Slonim
Smarhon District Смаргонскі раёнСморгонский районGrodno Smarhon’
Svislach District Свіслацкі раёнСвислочский районGrodno Svislach
Vawkavysk District Ваўкавыскі раёнВолковысский районGrodno Vawkavysk
Voranava District Воранаўскі раёнВороновский районGrodno Voranava
Zelva District Зэльвенскі раёнЗельвенский районGrodno Zelva
Barysaw District Барысаўскі раёнБорисовский районMinsk Barysaw
Byerazino District Бярэзінскі раёнБерезинский районMinsk Byerazino
Chervyen District Чэрвеньскі раёнЧервенский районMinsk Chervyen
Dzyarzhynsk District Дзяржынскі раёнДзержинский районMinsk Dzyarzhynsk
Kapyl District Капыльскі раёнКопыльский районMinsk Kapyl
Kletsk District Клецкі раёнКлецкий районMinsk Kletsk
Krupki District Крупскі раёнКрупский районMinsk Krupki
Lahoysk District Лагойскі раёнЛогойский районMinsk Lahoysk
Lyuban District Любанскі раёнЛюбанский районMinsk Lyuban
Maladzyechna District Маладзечанскі раёнМолодечненский районMinsk Maladzyechna
Minsk District Мінскі раёнМинский районMinsk Minsk
Myadzyel District Мядзельскі раёнМядельский районMinsk Myadzyel
Nyasvizh District Нясвіжскі раёнНесвижский районMinsk Nyasvizh
Pukhavichy District Пухавіцкі раёнПуховичский районMinsk Maryina Horka
Salihorsk District Салігорскі раёнСолигорский районMinsk Salihorsk
Slutsk District Слуцкі раёнСлуцкий районMinsk Slutsk
Smalyavichy District Смалявіцкі раёнСмолевичский районMinsk Smalyavichy
Staryya Darohi District Старадарожскі раёнСтародорожский районMinsk Staryya Darohi
Stowbtsy District Стаўбцоўскі раёнСтолбцовский районMinsk Stowbtsy
Uzda District Уздзенскі раёнУзденский районMinsk Uzda
Valozhyn District Валожынскі раёнВоложинский районMinsk Valozhyn
Vileyka District Вілейскі раёнВилейский районMinsk Vileyka
Asipovichy District Асіповіцкі раёнОсиповичский районMogilev Asipovichy
Babruysk District Бабруйскі раёнБобруйский районMogilev Babruysk
Byalynichy District Бялыніцкі раёнБелыничский районMogilev Byalynichy
Bykhaw District Быхаўскі раёнБыховский районMogilev Bykhaw
Chavusy District Чавускі раёнЧаусский районMogilev Chavusy
Cherykaw District Чэрыкаўскі раёнЧериковский районMogilev Cherykaw
Drybin District Дрыбінскі раёнДрибинский районMogilev Drybin
Hlusk District Глускі раёнГлусский районMogilev Hlusk
Horki District Горацкі раёнГорецкий районMogilev Horki
Kastsyukovichy District Касцюковіцкі раёнКостюковичский районMogilev Kastsyukovichy
Khotsimsk District Хоцімскі раёнХотимский районMogilev Khotsimsk
Kirawsk District Кіраўскі раёнКировский районMogilev Kirawsk
Klichaw District Клічаўскі раёнКличевский районMogilev Klichaw
Klimavichy District Клімавіцкі раёнКлимовичский районMogilev Klimavichy
Krasnapolle District Краснапольскі раёнКраснопольский районMogilev Krasnapolle
Kruhlaye District Круглянскі раёнКруглянский районMogilev Kruhlaye
Krychaw District Крычаўскі раёнКричевский районMogilev Krychaw
Mogilev District Магілёўскі раёнМогилёвский районMogilev Mogilev
Mstsislaw District Мсціслаўскі раёнМстиславский районMogilev Mstsislaw
Shklow District Шклоўскі раёнШкловский районMogilev Shklow
Slawharad District Слаўгарадскі раёнСлавгородский районMogilev Slawharad
Beshankovichy District Бешанковіцкі раёнБешенковичский районVitebsk Beshankovichy
Braslaw District Браслаўскі раёнБраславский районVitebsk Braslaw
Chashniki District Чашніцкі раёнЧашницкий районVitebsk Chashniki
Dokshytsy District Докшыцкі раёнДокшицкий районVitebsk Dokshytsy
Dubrowna District Дубровенскі раёнДубровенский районVitebsk Dubrowna
Haradok District Гарадоцкі раёнГородокский районVitebsk Haradok
Hlybokaye District Глыбоцкі раёнГлубокский районVitebsk Hlybokaye
Lepiel District Лепельскі раёнЛепельский районVitebsk Lepiel
Liozna District Лёзненскі раёнЛиозненский районVitebsk Liozna
Myory District Міёрскі раёнМио́рский райо́нVitebsk Myory
Orsha District Аршанскі раёнОрша́нский райо́нVitebsk Orsha
Pastavy District Пастаўскі раёнПоста́вский райо́нVitebsk Pastavy
Polotsk District Полацкі раёнПо́лоцкий райо́нVitebsk Polotsk
Rasony District Расонскі раёнРоссонский районVitebsk Rasony
Sharkawshchyna District Шаркаўшчы́нскі раёнШарковщинский районVitebsk Sharkawshchyna
Shumilina District Шумілінскі раёнШумилинский районVitebsk Shumilina
Syanno District Сенненскі раёнСенненский районVitebsk Syanno
Talachyn District Талачынскі раёнТолочинский районVitebsk Talachyn
Ushachy District Ушацкі раёнУшачский районVitebsk Ushachy
Verkhnyadzvinsk District Верхнядзвінскі раёнВерхнедвинский районVitebsk Verkhnyadzvinsk
Vitebsk District Віцебскі раёнВитебский районVitebsk Vitebsk

Related Research Articles

An oblast is a type of administrative division of Belarus, Bulgaria, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Russia, Ukraine and the former Soviet Union and Kingdom of Yugoslavia.

Svietlahorsk Place in Gomel, Belarus

Svietlahorsk is a town in the Svietlahorsk District of Gomel Region, Belarus. It is the administrative center of the Svietlahorsk District. It is located by the Berezina River and has 67,054 inhabitants.

Minsk Region Place in Minsk

Minsk Region or Minsk Oblast or Minsk Voblasts is one of the regions of Belarus. Its administrative center is Minsk, although it is a separate administrative territorial entity of Belarus. As of 2011, the region's population is 1,411,500.

Administrative divisions of Ukraine

Ukraine is divided into several levels of territorial entities. On the first level there are 27 regions:

A raion is a type of administrative unit of several post-Soviet states. The term is from the French "rayon", which is both a type of a subnational entity and a division of a city, and is commonly translated in English as "district".

Selsoviet is a shortened name for a rural council and for the area governed by such a council (soviet). The full names for the term are, in Belarusian: се́льскi саве́т, Russian: се́льский сове́т, Ukrainian: сільська́ ра́да. Selsoviets were the lowest level of administrative division in rural areas in the Soviet Union. After the dissolution of the Soviet Union, they were preserved as a third tier of administrative-territorial division throughout Ukraine, Belarus, and some of the federal subjects of Russia.

Romanization or Latinization of Belarusian is any system for transliterating written Belarusian from Cyrillic to the Latin.

The BGN/PCGN romanization system for Belarusian is a method for romanization of Cyrillic Belarusian texts, that is, their transliteration into the Latin alphabet.

Instruction on transliteration of Belarusian geographical names with letters of Latin script

Instruction on transliteration of Belarusian geographical names with letters of Latin script is an official standard of Romanization of Belarusian geographical names.

Loyew District District in Gomel, Belarus

Loyew District or Lójeŭski Rajon is a district (raion) of Belarus located in the Gomel Region. Its administrative center is Loyew.

Kamenets District Place in Belarus

Kamenets District is a district (raion) of Brest Region, in Belarus. Its administrative center is Kamenets.

Pruzhany District District in Brest, Belarus

Pruzhany District or Pruzhanski Rayon Belarusian: Пружанскі раён, romanized: Pružanski rajon; Russian: Пружа́нский райо́н, romanized: Pruzhansky rayon) is district (raion) of Brest Region, in Belarus. Its administrative center is Pruzhany.

Stolin District District in Brest, Belarus

Stolin District or Stolinski Rayon is district (raion) in the southeast of the Brest Region, Belarus. Its administrative center is in the city of Stolin. The region has a population of 89,000 people, of which 26,300 people live in urban areas.

Zhodzina City in Minsk, Belarus

Zhodzina (officially transliterated as Žodzina, also spelled Zhodino, Belarusian: Жо́дзіна, pronounced [ˈʐodzʲina], Russian: Жо́дино, pronounced [ˈʐodʲɪnə], Polish: Żodzino, is a city in Belarus, located in the Minsk Region, 50 km north-east of Minsk. The city covers an area of 19 km² and has a population of 61,800.

Vileyka Voblast Former territorial entity in the Belarusian Soviet Socialist Republic

Vileyka Voblast was a territorial entity in the Belarusian Soviet Socialist Republic created on 4 December 1939 out of the eastern powiats of the Wilno Voivodeship after the annexation of West Belarus into the BSSR on 14 November 1939. The administrative centre of the province was the city of Vileyka.

Asipovichy District District

Asipovichy District is a raion (district) in Mogilev Region, Belarus, the administrative center is the town of Asipovichy. As of 2009, its population was 52,447. Population of Asipovichy accounts for 62.0% of the district's population.

Hotsimsk District is a raion (district) in Mogilev Region, Belarus, the administrative center is the urban-type settlement of Khotsimsk. As of 2009, its population was 13,057. Population of Khotsimsk accounts for 54.3% of the district's population. Khotimsk Raion is the easternmost district of the country. The extreme eastern point of Belarus lies to the East of Hotimsk urban-type settlement.

City of district significance (Ukraine)

A city of district significance is a special category of city municipalities within each of the rural raions (districts) of Ukraine's first-level of administrative divisions. These cities are subordinate to the raion authorities and derive their powers from them. The KOATUU national classification system refers to them as the third-level of the country's administrative divisions. As of 2015 there are 276 cities of district significance in Ukraine.

References

  1. According to the Instruction on Latin Transliteration of Geographical Names of the Republic of Belarus, Decree of the State Committee on Land Resources, Surveying and Cartography of the Republic of Belarus dated 23.11.2000 No. 15 recommended for use by the Working Group on Romanization Systems of the United Nations Group of Experts on Geographical Names (UNGEGN) — "Archived copy" (PDF). Archived from the original (PDF) on 2009-08-24. Retrieved 2009-07-26.CS1 maint: archived copy as title (link). See also: Instruction on transliteration of Belarusian geographical names with letters of Latin script; Romanization of Belarusian.

Commons-logo.svg Media related to Districts of Belarus at Wikimedia Commons